2016 North DFW July 4th Celebrations

Let’s be honest. We all love to see things go boom!

Jamie want big boom. - Imgur

Here is a list of events in the North DFW area that feature a fireworks display. We found that admission is free but almost all of them have optional costs. Click on the provided links to read all of the restrictions and details.

Looking for more events? We recommend http://guidelive.com to find more local activities.



Pride in the Sky
Frontier Park, 1551 Frontier Pkwy, Prosper, TX 75078

Time: 5:00 PM – End of Fireworks

Highlights: A car show, charity softball game, kid zone, vendors, musical entertainment, food trucks, and a fireworks display

More Information: http://www.prospertx.gov/events-calendar/pride-sky-set-friday-july-1-5-10pm-frontier-park/



Liberty by the Lake
The Colony Five Star Complex, 4100 Blair Oaks, The Colony, Texas 75056

Times & Highlights:

7:45 AM – 1 Mile/5K/10K Runs
10:00 AM – Independence Day Parade
4:00 PM – Festival which includes: a BMX Stunt Show, the Dallas Cirque Theatre, and Christopher Lyle (Magic Show)
9:30 PM – Fireworks Finale

More Information: http://www.libertybythelake.com/ (There are a lot of activities happening at this event. See the website for all of them.)

SUNDAY, JULY 3, 2016


Kaboom Town!
Addison Circle Park, 4950 Addison Circle Drive, Addison, TX 75001

Time: 5:00 PM – 12:00 AM


  • One of the top 5 fireworks shows in the United States
  • Fly-bys from World Class Warbirds from the Cavanaugh Flight Museum, food, games, prizes, musical entertainment, and after party

More Information: http://addisonkaboomtown.com/

MONDAY, JULY 4, 2016

Red, White, and BOOM

Morning Events
Historic Downtown McKinney, 111 N Tennessee St, McKinney, TX 75069

Times and Highlights:

10:00 AM – Red, White, and Boom Parade
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM – Car Show
11:00 AM – 2:00 PM – Yankee Doodle Party featuring family activities, food, and a water dunking booth

Evening Events
McKinney Soccer Complex at Craig Ranch, 6375 Collin McKinney Pkwy, McKinney, TX 75070

Times and Highlights:

5:30 PM – 9:30 PM – More family fun, activities, and food
8:00 PM – 9:30 PM – Blue Water Highway Band concert
9:45 PM – Fireworks show with the Sounds of America Simulcast music

More Information: https://www.mckinneytexas.org/index.aspx?nid=830


Frisco Freedom Fest
Frisco Square, 8874 Coleman Blvd, Frisco, TX 75034

Time: 4:00 PM – End of Fireworks


4:00 PM – The Party in the Plaza will feature a community stage, Children’s Expo, and a Hometown Heroes Exhibit. If you get hungry, explore the various restaurants participating in the Taste of Frisco.
8:00 PM – FC Dallas vs Orlando City at 8 PM in the Toyota Stadium (Tickets here)
10:00 PM – Fireworks Show following the game

More Information: http://www.friscofreedomfest.org/

Plano fireworks

Plano’s All-American Fourth
Oak Point Park & Nature Preserve, 2801 E. Spring Creek Pkwy Plano, TX 75074

Times and Highlights:

5:00 PM – Food Trucks on site
7:30 PM – Pre-fireworks music with live DJ
9:30 pm – Fireworks with music simulcast on KLAK 97.5 (Prime viewing area is from the hill at Collin College and from the church.)

More Information: http://www.visitplano.com/event-details/?id=108


July Jubilee
Amphitheater at Little Elm Park, 701 W Eldorado Pkwy, Little Elm, TX 75068

Times and Highlights:

5:00 PM – Live music and food trucks
9:30 PM – Fireworks show

More Information: http://www.littleelmtx.us/index.aspx?NID=1058  (A lot of restrictions. Make sure to check out the website for more information.)


Red White & Lewisville
Vista Ridge Mall, 2401 S Stemmons Fwy, Lewisville, TX 75067

Time: 9:30 PM

Highlights: The city’s annual fireworks show. The best viewing area is on the South side of the mall.

More Information: http://www.cityoflewisville.com/index.aspx?recordid=2121&page=33